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Penny Williams
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Here’s some expert advice on kids refusing ADHD medication:

When Your Teen Stops Taking Her Pills

I will point out too, ADHD medication should NOT make one feel like a zombie. If so, the dosage is too high and/or it’s not the right medication for them. And, there are alternatives to stimulants that may help without the same feeling.

Penny
ADDitude Community Moderator, Parenting ADHD Trainer & Author, Mom to teen w/ ADHD, LDs, and autism